Five times since 1992, the SEC Media Days predicted champion has proceeded to win the SEC Championship, including Alabama last season. Auburn had more first-place votes, 108-92 but three media members voted the Crimson Tide fourth or lower, while 26 voted Auburn fourth or lower. Georgia was third in the championship balloting with 28 votes.

Eery team in the SEC West got first-place votes for the division. The Vols received 36 first place votes, finishing ahead of Missouri, South Carolina and Florida. The overall standings in the East are projected with Georgia at the top, followed in order by the Tennessee Volunteers, Missouri Tigers, South Carolina Gamecocks, Florida Gators, Kentucky Wildcats and Vanderbilt Commodores.

LSU was picked to finish third in the West, followed by Arkansas, Ole Miss and Texas A&M.

The University of Alabama football team was selected to finish first in the Southeastern Conference’s Western Division this season, while ranking second in voting for the SEC champion. Only one team from the West gets to the SEC Championship Game. Georgia has finished third and second respectively in the SEC East the last two seasons. “Our defensive players have taken on his personality, which I really like”.

The Bulldogs boast one of the best running backs in the SEC and the country.

“I’m very optimistic that a number of those guys will return, only because I know the information”, Miles said. I think it’s time that we move in a different direction with the state flag. Our focus isn’t on getting there as much as what do we have to do on a daily basis to earn the right for victory?

Salt Lake District Attorney chief deputy Blake Nakamura says new evidence suggests Dominique Hatfield was not the person who robbed a man at knifepoint who planned to buy an Xbox game console. “He went through every day of spring practice and looked fully healthy”.